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Entrepreneurs Like Obama's Call for Tax Reform, Immigration Overhaul and Deficit Accord -- Minimum-Wage Hike, Not So Much
In his first State of the Union Address of his second term, the President touched on a handful of issues that matter to the U.S. small-business community.
Here is a rundown of what entrepreneurs will be listening for from the President in his annual address to Congress.
The head of the Small Business Administration announced Monday that she will be leaving her post.
The liberal activist recently proposed using multinationals' overseas cash to fund U.S. small businesses.
No one can work a room like a politician. Here are a few tips for using their powers of persuasion to help you better communicate.
Congress's top priority should be reducing the national deficit, according to entrepreneurs.
Congress debates a bill that would extend a research and development tax credit to startups.
Republican and Democrat Senators are backing immigration reform affecting startups.
The move to overhaul immigration is likely to include measures supporting entrepreneurship and small-business owners. Any changes will probably be part of a broader reform package.
In President Obama's second inaugural address, he praised a national character of "hard work and personal responsibility."
As Republicans and Democrats lock horns in Washington over tax thresholds, small business owners say they just need some clarity.
Entrepreneurship professor Scott Shane's insights on how spending cuts and tax increases could affect you.
Barack Obama won his reelection bid last night. See what his second term holds for small businesses.
Backed by Silicon Valley heavyweights, Votizen co-founder Jason Putorti talks to us about changing the future of campaigning.
In their final debate, the presidential candidates laid out aggressive stances on China in a debate Monday that focused on foreign-policy issues.
Mitt Romney has urged business owners to tell their employees how they plan to vote.
With the final debate tonight and the election right around the corner, follow these tips when mentioning politics on social media.
Sparks flew Tuesday as the presidential candidates parried over taxes, health care and other issues that impact how and when entrepreneurs hire.
Joe Biden and Paul Ryan touch on the role of small businesses in economic recovery but stop short of outlining entrepreneurship policies.
Ben & Jerry's, 7-Eleven and Pizza Hut use the 2012 election as a platform for marketing campaigns.
The Sesame Street character became a social media sensation this week. Here's what entrepreneurs need to learn from the 8-foot-tall yellow bird.
Business owners are grappling with continued economic uncertainty. One thing is for sure: They are going to hit the polling stations in November.
In Denver last night, the candidates talked about their plans to cut taxes for small businesses. But they challenged each other's definition of what constitutes a small business.
The Center for Media and Democracy launches www.NFIBexposed.org, claiming the small-business trade group leans right and supports big-business causes.
It's a hot-button issue, and the Democrat and Republican candidates divide on the topic of illegal workers. The two come closer over foreign-born entrepreneurs.